This is the November 20, 2012 news archive. View today's Baltimore Sports rumors and news.
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Path toward recovery a familiar one for Lardarius WebbHaving been through the difficult and sometimes lonely process of rehabbing a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee suffered in the final month of his rookie campaign in 2009, Lardarius Webb is more than familiar with what it will take to bo…Share TweetOWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed avoided a one-game suspension for late hits after an appeal. He instead will be fined $50,000.Share Tweetdeadspin.com Nov 20, 2012Monday Night Football yesterday was supposed to be a tiresome thump-fest between two teams with great defenses, each playing without its concussed starting quarterbacks. It was a night for slimming down the playbook and taping up ankles-like the prior eShare TweetSEATTLE (AP) -- Looking to add depth to the infield, the Seattle Mariners have acquired versatile Robert Andino from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for reserve outfielder Trayvon Robinson.Share Tweet
Ravens Q&A with Mike PrestonBaltimore Sun columnist answers questions from readers about the Ravens' win over the Pittsburgh Steelers and moreShare TweetMLB.com Nov 20, 2012The Orioles selected the contracts of infielder Jonathan Schoop and left-hander Mike Belfiore from Double-A Bowie, thus protecting both from selection in the Rule 5 Draft.Share TweetIf Byron Leftwich isn't healthy to play Sunday at Cleveland, why did coach Mike Tomlin let the quarterback finish last Sunday night's game against the Ravens? Tomlin said he never seriously thought about pulling Leftwich because his play didn't dictate …Share Tweet
Omar Brown back on Ravens' practice squadSafety rejoins team after being released, trying out for EaglesRookie safety Omar Brown has rejoined the Ravens' practice squad after being cut last week and subsequently trying out for the Philadelphia Eagles.Share Tweet
Third-and-short issues cropped up again for RavensRavens went 3 for 14 in third-down situations in win over SteelersIt was a rough night for the Ravens' offense during third-down situations in Pittsburgh, running into a proverbial brick wall that is the Steelers' top-ranked defense.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 20, 2012The Ravens and Steelers rivalry needs no extra fuel, but the Week 13 rematch might have gotten some after Sunday night’s 13-10 Ravens win. Ravens running back Ray Rice walked off the field waving a Terrible Towel at the Pittsburgh crowd. As any longtimeShare Tweet
Read and react: Tackling five opinions on the RavensThis feature appears every week on the Baltimore Sports Blitz. It’s just like “What They’re Saying About the Ravens,” but it includes blogger Matt Vensel saying something about what those people are saying. Got it?Share Tweet
Quiet game for Ravens' Torrey SmithRavens wide receiver caught just one pass for seven yardsOne year after catching a game-winning touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith was limited to one inconsequential catch for 7 yards during a 13-10 victory desp…Share TweetESPN.com Nov 20, 2012If you missed it, there was some news late Monday afternoon in the AFC North. The NFL announced a one-game suspension of Ravens safety Ed Reed. Sources confirmed that Steelers quarterback Byron Leftwich is unlikely to play with rib and shoulder injuries…Share Tweet
Preview: Baltimore Ravens vs. San Diego ChargersNov 20NFL Films previews the Week 12 matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Diego Chargers.
Ed Reed's 1-Game Suspension ReducedNov 20Adam Schefter gives the details of Ed Reed's successful appeal of his 1-game suspension.
Daily DimeNov 20J.A. Adande breaks down the Lakers' first game with Mike D'Antoni at the helm.
Don Banks: Now it gets real: Biggest games left that could shake up playof…Nov 20With the bye weeks over and the three-game pigskin feast that is Thanksgiving just a couple of days away from kickoff, watching the pieces fall into place with the 96 games that remain in the NFL's regular season traditionally makes this the best time o…
Peter King: Harbaugh takes wrong route in fueling 49ers' QB controversy; m…Nov 20Before we get started on another very serious day of football coverage, I bring you the back page of today's New York Post.
West Side/East Side -- Andrew Bynum's future with Philadelphia 76ersNov 20The 76ers' center was supposed to be the face of the franchise, but has yet to play a game.